Burdette Aquatic CenterBurdette Park Aquatic Center offers something for everyone in the family. One of the largest Aquatic centers in the Midwest, it features a large Olympic pool with two diving boards. There is a  family pool with two breathtaking slides, and a children's pool with a floating alligator and snake closely guarded by a skilled team of guards and EMT's. There is even an exciting interactive Spray Park for smaller children and an awesome speed slide to delight the more adventurous. 

Also available are lockers, dressing rooms, showers and restrooms as well as a full line of Just for Small Onesyour favorite swimming necessities and a complete snack bar right at the pool side. Rent your favorite raft and a complete line of flotation devices for all ages from our float stand.

There are three concession areas with an expansive menu that will surely satisfy everyone.

Liquid LightningThe large deck area provides room for the sunbathers to lounge while working on their bronze tans. There are some chairs provided; however, you may bring your own or rent one from our float stand. 

The entry complex provides restroom facilities, lockers, concession areas, and two rental party rooms for up to 60 guests that overlook the aquatic center.

The First Aid Station is open during operational hours with well trained EMT's on duty for the safety or our patrons.

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Friday evenings are 'family nights' at the pool from 3:00 P.M. until 7:00 P.M. with special admission rates .

Private Parties are also available after hours for companies or groups.

Liquid LightningDates and times are subject to change each year due to the changing schedule of the Vanderburgh County School Corporation.

The Aquatic Center hours are as follows from May 27, 2017 to August 6, 2017:

Monday- Thursday: 10:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M. 

Friday- Saturday: 10:00 A.M. to 7:00 P.M. 

Sunday: 12:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. 

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Age Rate
2 Years old and under FREE
Adult Age 12 + $8.00
Child Age 3-11 $5.00
Seniors (62+) $5.00


Number of People Rate
(500) People $1000.00
Each Addl. Person $2.00


Pass Type Rate
Adult $75.00
Child/Senior $60.00
Family of 4 $190.00
Additional Members $60.00

Friday Family Night

(3 P.M. to 7 P.M.)

$5.00 per person


Number of People Rate
50 + Contact Main Office


Last updated: 5/11/2017 1:37:43 PM